You will be responsible for assisting our Logistics Manager in all aspects of warehouse management and for implementing the company strategy and driving the strategy forward throughout the warehouse, by ensuring those targets are met and delivered against. As a proven people leader, the assistant warehouse manager will have the ability to recognise and develop talent among warehouse operators and have the 'promote and develop from within' mentality.

This role will be working, in the spirit of a player coach/foreman, within a small but flexible operation where there is both picking of modular steel products and fabricating with them, depending on project requirements. We are looking for a strong operator who can prioritise workload and juggle priorities when required.

This role will report directly to the Milton Keynes Warehouse Manager (UK Logistics Manager).

Requirements & Accountabilities

  • Take responsibility for inbound deliveries, warehouse management and shipping of pallets, bundles and pre-assembled frames.
  • Deliver effective iner-departmental liason to achieve objectives & optimise efficiency
  • Maintain the integrity of the stock holding for the busienss and ensure orders are picked, stored and prepared in a focused and reliable spirit by both yourself and the warehouse operators, wheter they are employed or temporarily hired from an agency
  • Proactively lead, develop and maintain procedures within the Warehouse
  • Adhere to all warehousing 'Best Practice' to maximise success
  • Computer literacy and understanding of the functionality of an ERP system
  • Forklift truck licenses for both reach and counterbalance
  • Technical and mathematical understanding

Job Type & Benefits 

  • Permanent 
  • Full Time (40-hour week, although flexibility is required, should the need arise)
  • 25 days holiday per year, in addition to official bank holidays

The Participation in an Assessment Center at the Milton Keynes (Warehouse) Office is mandatory.
Every possible candidate will received an email with further instructions. Thank you.

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